21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
A Lion Cub Watches Over the Kill

A pride of lions meander around their kill, a Waterbuck. As the adults began to rest the cubs come forward to see what else they might snack on. But keep a watchful eye out while they do it.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Phalaborwa, South Africa
Camera: NIKON Z 9
Copyright: © Zenya Lepper